ASTM International, Boeing, Others Developing Additive Manufacturing Standard for Plastics

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 23, 2019 – ASTM International’s committee on additive manufacturing technologies (F42) is developing a standard-guide for mechanical testing of additively manufactured plastics (WK66029). The guide aims to incorporate what has been learned about mechanical testing modification, interpreting results, and validating Read More »

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Global Additive Manufacturing Experts Meet in Alabama, Focus on Standardization

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 29, 2019 — Hundreds of the world’s top experts in additive manufacturing – also known as 3D printing – were hosted by Auburn University in Alabama (USA) this week to discuss research and standards needed for the growing number of industries Read More »

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ASTM International Selects UK-based Manufacturing Technology Centre as New Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Partner

  May 15, 2018 – Today, ASTM International announced that the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), based in Ansty Park, Coventry (United Kingdom), is joining ASTM International’s recently-announced Center of Excellence in Additive Manufacturing. MTC will be the first non-U.S. founding partner and is supported by Read More »

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ASTM International Selects EWI and Auburn University-NASA for New Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 19, 2018 – ASTM International, a world-renowned standards and related services organization, announced today the winners of a global competition for its first-ever Center of Excellence, which will focus on additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing. From a Read More »

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ASTM International Offers Additive Manufacturing Webinars

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 29, 2017 – ASTM International is offering a series of webinars on additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing.  The webinars include, but are not limited to, the role of technical standards in supporting innovation in this industry. Upcoming webinar Read More »

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ASTM International Seeks Partners to Launch Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — In an organizational first, ASTM International announced today that it will establish a center of excellence in the field of additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing. The organization called for industry-university proposals aimed at creating Read More »

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ASTM International President Emphasizes Partnerships at General Assembly of International Organization for Standardization

By ASTM International W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 21, 2017 –Today at the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) General Assembly in Berlin, ASTM International president Katharine Morgan championed the importance of global partnerships within the standards development community. During her panel, Morgan highlighted the collaborative activities Read More »

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ASTM International Representatives to Speak at Major 3D Printing Conference

  April 24, 2017 – Representatives from ASTM International, a leader in creating standards in additive manufacturing, will speak at a major conference (known as RAPID+TCT) in Pittsburgh, Pa., May 8-11. Mohsen Seifi, Ph.D., ASTM International’s director of additive manufacturing programs, will speak at 10:30 Read More »

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15 Proposed Additive-Manufacturing Standards to Support Key Industry Accreditation

March 30, 2017- 15 newly-proposed standards from ASTM International’s committee on additive manufacturing (F42) will help companies in that industry comply with a new checklist for accreditation by the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (NADCAP). The checklist is available through the Performance Review Read More »

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ASTM and 3MF Sign Liaison Agreement

Cooperative Relationship Launched to Share 3D Printing, Additive Manufacturing Information WAKEFIELD, Mass. & WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.– June 08, 2016 — (BUSINESS WIRE) — ASTM International (ASTM) and the 3MF Consortium (3MF) signed a liaison agreement today to explore ways to collaborate and align standards and Read More »

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